Lahey Health Registered Nurse (RN) OTP in Danvers, Massachusetts
Welcome to Beth Israel Lahey Health Behavioral Services. Our team delivers quality care to clients and families in more than 30 communities throughout the North Shore, Merrimack Valley and Greater Boston. Our mission is to provide personal, compassionate, state-of-the-art, integrated behavioral healthcare that makes a difference in the lives of the people and communities we serve. Our services include mental health counseling, addiction treatment, and family and school-based services.
About the Job
The OTP Nurse position is a great opportunity for someone who wants to make a critical impact in the lives of those who are struggling with addiction.
The Opiate Treatment Program (OTP) is a treatment program that offers medication-assisted treatments and counseling services for individuals struggling with opiate dependence. All clients are treated with compassion, respect and the belief that everyone has the ability to grow when they are provided with a safe and welcoming environment. Services include individual and group therapy, health & wellness education, medication administration & counseling, annual physical evaluations & lab work, monthly pregnancy visits and more.
The OTP Nurse’s Responsibilities Are:
Conducts initial medical assessment of clients & administers medications as ordered
Documents client concerns & communicates patient needs, changes and psychiatric emergencies to Nurse Manager as necessary
Provides patient education and referrals
Enters prescriptions into electronic client records
Transcribes doctor’s orders
Generates and reviews reports
Maintains adequate inventory of controlled substances.
Valid and current Massachusetts licensure as a Registered Nurse
Current certification in CPR
Experience with addiction treatment services preferred, but not required
Beth Israel Lahey Health is d edicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
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